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Like Father… No Son

By Tala El Riz LAU Tribune staff What do you think of the saying; “like father like son?” Conducting a research on great male figures like Picasso, Isaac Newton and Einstein, we see that these successful people accomplished great things in their lives but didn’t have a son to carry their legacy. As I witnessed … Continue reading

Seriously, What Is it with Men and Car?!

By Tala Osseiran LAU Tribune staff I’m going out with my love. She turns heads wherever she goes. I devote all my time for her. She’s beautiful and well built. I just love showing her off and it just feels right when we sit together. She understands me like no one can. With a light … Continue reading

Ken and his Barbies

Tala El-Riz LAU Tribune staff Ken arrives and she runs off to alert her friends of his presence. He’s dressed in a perfectly ironed pink chemise, paired with perfectly squared trousers and matching grey moccasins. The elegant Ken walks into LAU and the girls are never the same.  One asks her friend: “Do I look … Continue reading

Ayman Itani : The Man Behind the Tweets

Tala Osseiran LAU Tribune staff “My passion has always been for how the Internet and technology can be used to enhance our day-to-day lives and how we are doing things differently and to our advantage,” Ayman Itani, digital strategy consultant and LAU new media instructor, said. He remains up-to-date with the social media environment by … Continue reading

The Truth about Muscles

By Tala El Riz LAU Tribune staff A month ago, the young LAU student looked like Tintin, the famous skinny detective, but today, he’s Johnny Bravo’s twin brother. Sitting on the bench in front of him, a young woman admired his biceps and the enormous, confident laugh on his face. “What’s the reason for this … Continue reading

6000 Nurses out of Four Million People

Tala Osseiran LAU Tribune staff “It’s predicted that the nursing profession may disappear by 2020,” Rita Doumit, a nursing faculty member, said during the Nursing Day event at the LAU Beirut campus last March. Celebrating the universal “Nursing Day,” the Alice Ramez Chagoury School of Nursing invited high school students from around the country to … Continue reading

A Statement of Faith, a Statement of Fashion

By Tala El-Riz LAU Tribune staff It’s dark, perfectly shaped, and it gives him a sharp edge to his look. He says he can’t go on without it for it completes his physical appearance. Hady H., a computer science major at LAU, explained why the beard is essential to him. “The beard according to me … Continue reading

Veiled or Not

By Tala Al Riz LAU Tribune staff Guys. Girls. Dating. These three words that mingle with one another to create a relationship. It’s always about a guy dating a girl. But what is the difference between dating a girl and another one? Chatting around with my friends, I couldn’t get past a statement one of … Continue reading

Movie Review: “The Social Network”

By Tala El Riz LAU  Tribune staff “You don’t get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies,” the movie’s tagline wisely says. The plot of “The Social Network” revolves around Mark Zuckerburg, the inventor of a wide social network, used by most of the world’s population: “Facebook.” The film relates the story of … Continue reading

Lebanese vs. International Designers

By Tala El Riz LAU Tribune staff Rim Bazzi, a business student at LAU, carries around a flashy pink bag as she rushes around campus. Although it recalls the elegance of Chanel, the small piece of luggage carries the name of Sandra Jaffal, an increasingly famous Lebanese designer. “Instead of buying [Chanel], I encourage our … Continue reading

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